Technology Association of Georgia
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
TAG Seeks the 2017 Top 40/Top 10 Innovative Companies in Georgia
Applications must be submitted by January 27, 2017 to be considered for inclusion among Georgia’s most innovative companies
ATLANTA (November 1, 2016) – The Technology Association of Georgia (TAG) is now accepting applications for the “Top 40/Top 10 Innovative Companies in Georgia.”
Interested companies from across the state have until January 27, 2017 to apply to be considered for this annual award which recognizes Georgia’s best and brightest.
The “Top 40” will be awarded based on specific criteria including: degree of innovation, scope and financial impact of innovation, likelihood of success, and promotion of Georgia's innovative efforts nationally and internationally. Eligible companies will be Georgia based and focused on the development and dissemination of technology.
Companies selected for the "Top 40" will be showcased in an exhibition at the 2017 Georgia Technology Summit (GTS), which is expected to draw the state's technology leaders. The “Top 10” most innovative technology companies will be chosen from among the "Top 40".
“Top 10” Companies will be asked to present at the 2017 Georgia Technology Summit, which will be held March 23rd at the Cobb Galleria Center.
Interested companies are urged to apply at:
The 2017 Georgia Technology Summit is expected to draw a crowd of more than 1,300 C-level executives, entrepreneurs, technology professionals and academia to celebrate and recognize Georgia’s technology community. In addition to presentations from some of the top technology influencers in the nation, the newest member of the Technology Hall of Fame of Georgia will be inducted.
For more information about the Georgia Technology Summit and to register for the event, visit: http://www.tagonline.org/events/georgia-technology-summit/.
About The Technology Association of Georgia (TAG)
TAG is the leading technology industry association in the state, serving more than 30,000 members through regional chapters in Metro Atlanta, Athens, Augusta, Columbus, Macon/Middle Georgia, and Savannah. TAG’s mission is to educate, promote, and unite Georgia’s technology community to foster an innovative and connected marketplace that stimulates and enhances a tech-based economy.
The association provides networking and educational programs; celebrates Georgia’s technology leaders and companies; and advocates for legislative action that enhances the state’s economic climate for technology. TAG hosts over 200 events each year and serves as an umbrella organization for 34 professional societies. Additionally, the TAG Education Collaborative (TAG’s charitable arm) focuses on helping science, technology, engineering and math (STEM) education initiatives thrive.
For more information visit the TAG website at www.tagonline.org or TAG’s community website at www.hubga.com. To learn about the TAG-Ed Collaborative visit http://www.tagedonline.org/.
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